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stopping a thread

kesava chaitanya
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Joined: Aug 15, 2001
Posts: 140

1)in the API stop method was deprecated ;How will u stop a thread?.;
2)wat is deadlock?
anybody write a simple exmple for stopping a thread
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24195

This is the recommended way to make a stoppable thread:

"Deadlock" is when one thread has locked object 1, and is waiting to lock object 2, while a second thread has locked object 2, and is waiting to lock object 1. The two threads will wait forever; this is called deadlock.

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